We operate a colour banded reading book system. Whilst no one scheme is used in its entirety, books from the following reading schemes have been banded and incorporated into our reading book system: Oxford Reading Tree, Fireflies, Rigby Rockets.
The colour bands progress as follows:
Lilac (used in Reception). These books have no words and are use as pre-readers.
The banding system does progress beyond this point with grey, burgundy and navy books, however it is our intention to move children off the banding